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The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE.    Read More

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Springbank Invitational Competition 2017 - Results

Taking place at the Seafield Hotel, Campbeltown, 16th September  2017, the overall winner of this year's competition was Roddy MacLeod  winning the Silver Medal.

Piobaireachd
1st    R. MacLeod     (Lament for MacSwan of Roaig)
2nd   A. Henderson  (MacDougall’s Gathering)
3rd    G. McCready   (The Vaunting)
4th    I. Speirs            (In Praise of Morag)
MSR
1st    W. McCallum  
2nd   C. Beaumont
3rd    R. MacLeod
4th    A. Henderson
6/8 March
1st    A. MacColl
2nd   R. MacLeod
3rd   W. McCallum
4th   G. McCready
Hornpipe & Jig
1st    A. Henderson
2nd   A. MacColl 
3rd    G. McCready    
4th    W. McCallum 

Judges,  John Wilson, PM Iain Morrison and Iain MacFadyen.
Fear-an-Tighe, Alan Forbes    

Roddy  won the  Argyll Arms Trophy for Piobaireachd and was placed third in the MSR. Overall Second place was won by Willie McCallum, winning the Serco Trophy for MSR  
(Only the Piobaireachd and MSR results count for the overall placings) 
The McFadyen’s Transport Ltd Trophy for locally composed 6/8 Marches went to Angus MacColl.
The Committee Members Trophy for Hornpipe & Jig went to Alasdair Henderson

The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE

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HRH The Prince Charles,
Duke of Rothesay, Patron

with Founders, Sir Brian and Lady Ivory and the Lord Provost Bob Winter on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the Opening of The National Piping Centre.

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